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Species: Cataglyphis iberica   (Emery, 1906) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Myrmecocystus albicans subsp. ibericus Emery, 1906f: 52, fig. 12 (w.m.) SPAIN. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Cataglyphis: Emery, 1912f PDF: 99.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Pinus halepensis+pistacea lentiscus, 3 times found in Pradera, 2 times found in Abandoned cultives, 2 times found in Sandy soil, 1 times found in shrubland, 1 times found in dry steppe, 1 times found in Suelo yesífero, 1 times found in Pinar, 1 times found in Urbano, 1 times found in Pinar+encinar, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times Forrajenado, 4 times Foraging, 2 times Open nest, 2 times nbp, 2 times Forrajeando, 1 times Nido bajo piedra, 1 times Nido abierto, 1 times Nest under stone, 1 times ex soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 21 times Hand, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 20 - 1300 meters, 667 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Cataglyphis iberica: casent0905716

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